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It Has 3 letters ( w o g )         1 vowels ( o )         2 consonants ( w g )         Word on the contrary gow

Which the Definition/Meaning of wog in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 6
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Unknown. VERB WOG (_third-person singular simple present_ WOGS, _present participle_ WOGGING, _simple past and past participle_ WOGGED) * (slang) To steal. DERIVED TERMS * woggish

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Verb

wog (third-person singular simple present wogs, present participle wogging, simple past and past participle wogged)

  1. (slang) To steal.
Derived terms

Which the Definition/Meaning of wog in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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English - Etymology 1

Perhaps an abbreviation of GOLLIWOG. The claim that it is an acronym for _Westernised Oriental gentleman_ is demonstrably false, as this etymology does not seem to occur before the 1960’s although the term had been in use for over a hundred years at that point. PRONUNCIATION * Rhymes: -ɒɡ NOUN WOG (_plural_ WOGS) * (UK, slang, pejorative, ethnic slur) Any dark-skinned person. Most commonly used to refer to people of Indian, North African, Mediterranean, or Middle Eastern ancestry. * (Australia, slang, pejorative, ethnic slur) A person of Southern European, Mediterranean (especially Italian, Croatian, Lebanese, Greek, Serbian, Macedonian and Bosnian people). TRANSLATIONS SYNONYMS * (person of Italian descent): dago * (person of Italian descent): Eyetie * (person of Italian descent): goombah * (person of Italian descent): greaseball * (person of Italian descent): guido * (person of Italian descent): guinea * (person of Italian descent): wop

Perhaps an abbreviation of golliwog.

The claim that it is an acronym for Westernised Oriental gentleman is demonstrably false, as this etymology does not seem to occur before the 1960’s although the term had been in use for over a hundred years at that point.

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɒɡ

Noun

wog (plural wogs)

  1. (UK, slang, pejorative, ethnic slur) Any dark-skinned person. Most commonly used to refer to people of Indian, North African, Mediterranean, or Middle Eastern ancestry.
  2. (Australia, slang, pejorative, ethnic slur) A person of Southern European, Mediterranean (especially Italian, Croatian, Lebanese, Greek, Serbian, Macedonian and Bosnian people).
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Which the Definition/Meaning of wog in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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Abbreviation of POLLIWOG. NOUN WOG (_plural_ WOGS) * Abbreviation of polliwog * (nautical, slang) Short for pollywog, or a sailor who has never crossed the Equator. Often referred to as either filthy, slimy, or even dirty wogs

Abbreviation of polliwog.

Noun

wog (plural wogs)

  1. Abbreviation of polliwog
  2. (nautical, slang) Short for pollywog, or a sailor who has never crossed the Equator. Often referred to as either filthy, slimy, or even dirty wogs

Which the Definition/Meaning of wog in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 3
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Unknown. NOUN WOG (_plural_ WOGS) * (Australia slang) A minor illness, a bug, an insect or parasite.

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wog (plural wogs)

  1. (Australia slang) A minor illness, a bug, an insect or parasite.

Which the Definition/Meaning of wog in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 4
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Initialism, coined by L. Ron Hubbard. NOUN WOG (_plural_ WOGS) * (Scientology) an acronym for "Without Goals", i.e. a person who is not a Scientologist.

Initialism, coined by L. Ron Hubbard.

Noun

wog (plural wogs)

  1. (Scientology) an acronym for "Without Goals", i.e. a person who is not a Scientologist.

Which the Definition/Meaning of wog in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 5
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Initialism. NOUN WOG (_plural_ WOGS) * (piping/valves) WOG = water-oil-gas, typically marked on valves indicating acceptable for use with these fluids.

Initialism.

Noun

wog (plural wogs)

  1. (piping/valves) WOG = water-oil-gas, typically marked on valves indicating acceptable for use with these fluids.

Which the Definition/Meaning of wog in categoryGERMAN - PRONUNCIATION
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German - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /voːk/

  • IPA(key): /voːk/

Which the Definition/Meaning of wog in categoryGERMAN - VERB
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German - Verb

WOG * First-person singular preterite of _wiegen_. * Third-person singular preterite of _wiegen_. * First-person singular preterite of _wägen_. * Third-person singular preterite of _wägen_.

wog

  1. First-person singular preterite of wiegen.
  2. Third-person singular preterite of wiegen.
  3. First-person singular preterite of wägen.
  4. Third-person singular preterite of wägen.


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